News and Articles About Venture Capital
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Instead of seeking financing, Ryan Smith spent four years bootstrapping to get his company off the ground. Here's why.
Confidence among West Coast startup investors has reached a level not seen since 2007. For some VCs, though, the level of excitement is something to be cautious about.
As the Seahawks and the Broncos prepare for the Super Bowl, Washington and Colorado go head to head in venture capital activity.
The San Francisco-based fundraising platform secured a hefty pile of cash which it will use to grow globally and make its platform more mobile-friendly.
An insider's take on what you need to know about vesting provisions in venture capital deals.
Dow Jones VentureSource released its U.S. venture capital report today showing where VCs were investing, both by industry and geographically in 2013.
In its latest round of fundraising, the cloud storage company raised a reported $250 to $400 million at a valuation of $10 billion.
Contently, a startup transforming the way journalists and marketing companies do business, has raised $9 million in Series B funding.
Oyster, which employs a business model similar to Netflix, received $14 million in its second round of financing.
Make sure your product is something that your clients need to have, otherwise your revenue potential will be low.
An entrepreneur has precious little time to convince anyone they are the real deal. Here are some ways to help your chances.
These ladies have found success getting money for their companies. Here's how they did it.
Good companies are always desirable, but the level of demand right now is unprecedented.
The venture-funded startup will reduce prices of its UberX service by 15 to 34 percent in many of the cities where it is currently available.
You have a great idea for an app, but how do you find the funds you need to develop it?
The investor behind hot startups Warby Parker, Birchbox and Bonobos is looking to take your questions.
Entrepreneurs seek venture capital, even though it is financially unattractive. Think twice about jumping in. The water is deep.
Be prepared to communicate these points, and you'll be speaking your investor's language.
After a false start, Lindsay Gaskin tweaked her business model and gained the attention of major investors.
Most dividend provisions fall into one of three categories. Do you understand the differences between them?
The largest Bitcoin service in the U.S. just got a major push to expand its business.
With an onslaught of startups looking to raise funds, entrepreneurs need to have their game face on to get the attention of a VC. Here are three tips to help you with your approach.
The very fact that investors are in front of you means theyre interested in hearing your pitch. You already have their attention; the trick is keeping it.
Three college kids from Georgetown launched a salad shop on the cusp of the Great Recession. Having managed to thrive in the six years since, it is now poised for explosive growth.